Stage city Sölden
Already for the second time, the ultimate Tour de Suisse leads towards Sölden - the unrivaled Hot Spot in the Alps.This awe-inspiring region ranks among Europe's most popular holiday destinations, attracting visitors from around the world not only in winter. Also in the summer season Sölden makes a renowned spot for hikers, cyclists and mountain bikers. Besides endless cycle and MTB tours beyond 3000 m above sea level, the area boasts incredible 687 kilometers of biking routes for all ability levels. There is something for all tastes.
Embedded in the stunning Alpine scenery, Sölden also offers unlimited shopping, sports and recreational attractions for families, groups and extreme sportsmen. In addition, the holiday resort hosts internationally renowned cycle events but also varied other sport events and music highlights.
Sölden is Austria's second biggest village in size and has about 3000 inhabitants. The entire municipal territory is covered with 146 km² of glaciers and 321 km² of mountain summits, Alps or forests while the constructed area is only 1 km². As Sölden has almost two million bednights per year and 15,000 guest beds, it ranks among Austria's most important tourism regions